Cree received four consumer reports citing incidents of overheating and melting involving their T8 LED lamps. Further research and testing showed problems stemming from electrical resistance between the spring contact and the printed circuit board causing electrical arching which can lead to overheating.
Learn how T8 LED technology can save your office or business thousands in electrician fees over the long haul with 6W T8-style LED lights.
Why do I need a LED T8 bulb? T8 fluorescent bulbs last approximately 6,000 hours and uses around 32W of power. Our T8 LED bulb lasts 50,000 hours and use around of power depending on the ballast. For an average brick and mortar store that means 15 years of service! Do the math 12 hours/day […]
After establishing the minimum efficiency standards back in 2005, the U.S. Government has mandated even more stringent numbers starting July 2014. As a result of these requirements LED lights are being pushed to the forefront.
Due to government regulations on fluorescent lamps you are now expected to not only properly recycle your used, broken or unwanted fluorescent tubes but also replace your light fixtures to accommodate an LED equivalent.
Grocery stores already have thin profit margins. With our T8 LED direct fluorescent replacement tubes you can save on electrician costs as well as save energy with efficient LED lighting. Learn more about our unique bulb Ready to buy?